British American Household Staffing strives to find candidates roles, which are likely to result in long-term job fulfillment. This is achieved through a careful understanding of candidates' career history and aspirations.
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A family located on the Upper East Side is seeking a full-time live-out housekeeper. The schedule is Monday through Friday, approximately 40 hours per week. Responsibilities include all aspects of maintaining the home, serving and flower arranging, handling fine art and fine clothing, grocery and errand shopping and more. Must be comfortable doing a light amount of cooking. Must be flexible, easy going and quick on your feet. Please apply online and quote: WP258.
A Tampa based family with a stay at home Mom is seeking a live-in/live-out nanny to care for their 1 year old ASAP. The nanny will work Monday through Saturday, 40 hours per week. The nanny will be responsible for being a Mother's helper, handling light housekeeping (mainly laundry), cooking organic foods for the baby and several times a week for the family, feeding, bathing, typical newborn care and developmental practices, and keeping the baby's room organized. The ideal candidate must speak English fluently with French as a plus, be experienced, autonomous, communicative, patient, understanding, calm, motherly yet energetic, and caring. you must possess a clean drivers' license, be a team player, show longevity in your resume and have great verifiable references. Travel involved so must have a US Passport, Green Card, or EAC. Please apply at www.bahs.com quoting Job Reference Code (JRC) AF049.
Dream job for true career nannies! NYC family needs a new nanny to join their team. You must have extensive experience with school age children, be patient, work well within a team, and demonstrate the utmost discretion. Candidates must be diplomatic, mature, and able to balance the needs of multiple caregivers with the best interest of the children. Organization and communication will be essential in this position. The family moves between four different locations (typically during school vacations), so you must be willing to travel (mostly within the US). Schedule will be a single (live-in) five-six day stretch every other week (with some flexibility to cover additional days when the other nanny is sick, on vacation, etc). This position is compensated at a highly competitive full-time salary. Qualified candidates MUST have at least 8 years experience as a full-time nanny with a track record of staying in a job for at least 3-4 years, have a US or European passport, swim, have prior experience in a formal home, and currently live in the tri-state area. If you are interested and meet ALL the criteria listed, please apply online AR305.
A townhouse on the Upper West Side is seeking a part time housekeeper to join their staff. The hours are flexible and can be decided upon with the candidate- 3 or 4 days per weekin the afternoons. You must be flexible, easygoing, energetic, and great working on a team. The home is a 7 story townhouse so you must be able to handle lots of stairs (there is an elevator but it is slow moving). The ideal candidate would also be comfortable keeping an eye on children as needed. You will responsible for deep cleaning of the home, organizing, laundry, occasional table setting and serving, errand running, and more. You will be working alongside a full time morning housekeeper. You must have 5-10 years of experience in similar homes and you must be legal to work in the US. If you are interested please apply online to KR321.
A Housekeeper/Nanny is needed for a family in the East Village. Schedule will be Friday-Sunday live-out. Summer months will transition to a live-in weekend schedule in the Hamptons starting at 2pm Friday. Candidate must drive and be able to engage with the kids, take them to birthday parties, play with them and be active with them outside. Ideal candidate must be energetic, proactive, autonomous, flexible, sweet, fun, caring, must work well with others and be a great team player. Must have a US Passport, Green Card or EAC card with travel permission. Apply online and quote: EM039
Formal private home seeks a personal chef with knowledge of a broad range of cuisines, particularly Mediterranean, Southeast Asian, and Caribbean, and a focus on seasonal menus using green-markets and organic suppliers. The position is based at the employer’s Upper East Side residence from Monday-Friday and is expected to cover lunch and dinner daily for one to two people plus occasional larger groups.
The chef must be willing to follow recipes and execute daily menus provided by the employer, as well as generate suggested menus based on the employer's preferences. The chef will be responsible for grocery shopping, procuring of specialty items, and refrigerator/pantry organization. Serving is not expected of the chef, but tight coordination and expediting of meal service with staff servers is required.
During holidays or large group visits, the chef will work with a second full-time chef, who is based out of another residence. Flexibility for occasional travel to employer's other residences is required, with the understanding that these trips will include weekends and breakfasts as well as lunches and dinners. International travel possible for 1-2 weeks at a time, approximately 4-6 times per year. Extensive culinary training, work experience in a formal private home, and excellent references are essential, as are professionalism, a positive attitude, refined self-presentation, strong organizational skills, and dedication to maintaining a clean kitchen. Basic computer skills (Microsoft Office) required for entry of weekly menus and new recipes into database. The chef is responsible for petty cash and prompt submission of receipts. You must have a US Passport, Green Card, or EAC with travel permission. If you are interested please apply online to KR313.
Full-Time, 40hr/week, Live Out, Energetic Nanny/Family Assistant is needed near Palo Alto, CA. for a growing family with two little boys under 5. The schedule is Monday-Friday, 8-4pm OR 11:30am-7:30pm. This is an ideal position for a nanny who understands Love and Logic & play-based philosophies, who is comfortable managing the family, rather than the family managing you. Nanny will plan days with age appropriate activities that stimulate and assist with mental development, fostering their musical development, facilitate bedtime/bath time routine (if working in the evening), creating boundaries, ensure toys are clean & organized, some cooking, reading, singing (all genres of music). The ideal candidate is energetic, highly organized, emotionally intelligent, educated, a multitasker, and are very communicative. Desired qualifications include a college degree, or ECE background, or experience in a preschool. MUST have experience working with toddlers. Must have a US Passport, EAC, or Green card to be considered for this position. Please apply online and quote: ML008.
A family in Palo Alto is seeking a qualified Newborn Care Specialist/Baby Nurse for their 5 month old infant. The schedule is 24 hours with a 4 hour break daily. An apartment is provided. This is a position for 6 months with the possibility of extending. Must drive and be willing to start ASAP. Apply online and quote AR291.
A lovely family on the Upper East Side is looking for an educated and friendly nanny to help care for their 5 year old child. This is a special position with a down to earth yet professional family. Only candidates with a college education (preferably in education), minimum of 5 years full-time nanny experience, and who are open to travel domestically and internationally will be considered. Also required are a valid driver's license and strong swimming abilities. A sunny disposition and warm personality are just as important to them as a proactive attitude and common sense. Hours will be Monday through Friday, approximately 11am-8pm. Flexibility for longer hours over school holidays and sick days is necessary as both parents work. Please apply to AM046 if you meet all the listed qualifications and posses a US Passport, Green Card, or EAC.
A wonderful, busy family in Bel Air is seeking a career nanny to join their existing team. They have two young children and travel extensively, so they need a nanny who is accustomed to being on-the-go and adjusting to new environments. Discretion and confidentiality are paramount and the signing of a strict non-disclosure agreement will required. Requirements for this position include: a valid driver's license and clean driving record, a minimum of 2 years full-time nanny experience, and the ability and flexibility to travel for 4-6 months of the year. Ideally, candidates will have an understanding of more progressive child development concepts (positive discipline, learning through play, etc). The schedule will typically be Monday through Friday with three 12-hour days and two 8-hour days. Flexibility is extremely important. Please only apply if you meet ALL of the requirements above. If you do, please apply online to AM043.
A family in Williamsburg is seeking a live-in nanny to become part of the family with one toddler and an infant on the way. Duties include all general childcare, pick-ups/drop-offs, general housekeeping while the child is in school, meal preparation, and providing an overall extra pair of hands around the house to assist the mother as needed. Schedule is 5 days/week flexible, from either Mon-Fri, Tue-Sat, or Wed-Sun. Live-in is optional to the 5 work days, or all 7 days. Must be playful, personable, and respectful. Ideal candidate is looking for a long-term position and longevity with one family. Must be legal to work in the US. To apply online, please quote JRC code: PS030.
Looking for a live-in, full time high level housekeeper for a Townhouse on the Upper East Side. You must have experience working in a Townhouse. The ideal candidate will be sophisticated, super flexible, highly organized, autonomous, and will have high standards. Various duties for this role will include maintaining household supplies, deep cleaning, keeping everything in it's place, floral arranging, setting a formal table, preparing simple breakfast for the children as needed, and more. The candidate just really needs to be on top of everything and will be able to get things done without much direction. The schedule is Monday-Friday 12:00pm-8:00pm. If you are interested please apply online to KR261.
Parents located on the Upper East Side are looking for a full time nanny with infant and toddler experience to care for their 1 year old and their newborn when he arrives in April. While flexibility is preferred for some late evenings, your typical schedule will be Monday through Friday starting at 7am and ending between 5pm-7pm. The best candidate for the role will be open to a long term commitment, will be developmentally savvy, will genuinely love children, will travel occasionally, will be high energy, talkative (in the sense of being a good communicator with the parents and other staff), and loving. You will have full charge care for the children- all feeding, bathing, changing, diapering, coming up with fun educational activities, taking them to various classes around the city, and more. They would prefer for you to be able to plan and prepare a varied healthy menu each week for the family. You must have a US Passport, Green Card, or EAC to apply for this role. If you are interested please apply online to KR254.
A high-end home is looking for an amazing Estate/House Manager to help run and maintain their estate and staff in addition to a second smaller home a few blocks away. Successful candidates will be experienced and enthusiastic career service professionals. They will excel at taking complete ownership of maintaining the estate, making sure everything runs smoothly, and creating a peaceful and beautiful environment. Responsibilities include: Detailed ongoing organization and maintenance, inside and out, management of house staff and vendor relationships, overseeing the use of dishes, flowers, linens and decorative objects, especially seasonally, and planning and running events. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of three (preferably five) years relevant experience running a large and complex estate—including managing vendors, full-time housekeepers and other staff—a four-year college degree (highly preferred), would be educated and passionate about house management—following both traditional and new methods, and be able to oversee everything from systems and construction management, to making beds or folding napkins. The Estate Manager must have impeccable manners, be meticulous and service-oriented, and be discreet. Service experience/skills a plus. M-F, 8am to 6pm and some weekend flexibility. Could be someone who works virtually. Must have a US Passport, Permanent Residency or EAC card with travel permission. If you meet these qualifications, please apply online and quote: SP040.
A gentlemen based in Los Angeles is seeking a butler/house-manager for his large home. The butler/house-manager will be expected to take care of the home, schedule the staff, maintain the wardrobe, cook and serve. The schedule is flexible, Monday through Friday, with some flexibility to work late on a Friday or Saturday when the principal is entertaining. Some knowledge of formal service is required. You must have a US Passport, Green Card or EAC Card with travel permission. If you are interested please apply online to CA141.
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